The RealReal

The RealReal

United States

Senior Machine Learning Engineer – OPEN TO REMOTE

The Senior Machine Learning Engineer will be working on our Authentication Machine Learning team for our eCommerce company. In this role you will use state-of-the-art machine learning and computer vision techniques to assist our authentication process. Authentication is core to our business and as our Sr. ML Engineer you will have the opportunity to help The RealReal’s brand reputation by augmenting human intelligence to keep fake items off our website. This position will interact closely with Product, Engineering, and Business stakeholders to implement the Authentication Machine Learning team’s algorithms.

*** This position is open to being remote anywhere in the U.S. ***

What You Get To Do Every Day

  • Design and test machine learning models to create highly accurate systems used in operations for our company
  • Write production quality code in Python
  • Take ownership of the full end-to-end ML lifecycle of the AI product, ensuring that they meet the needs of the business
  • Collaborate with senior management, product management, and other engineers in the development of product
  • Mentor team members to build the company’s overall expertise in machine learning
  • Work to make The RealReal an innovator and AI leader in the eCommerce and sustainable luxury retail space by bringing your passion and new ideas to work every day

What You Bring To The Role

  • Quantitative degree (Statistics, Engineering, etc.)
  • 2 – 4+ years experience in a similar role as a Machine Learning Engineer, Software Engineer with Computer Vision experience, etc.
  • 2 – 4+ years experience in building and evaluating machine learning & deep learning models
  • 2 – 4+ years experience putting machine learning models into production (GCP, AWS)
  • Fluency in Python
  • Strong knowledge in statistics and mathematics
  • Ability to think creatively and implement solutions from scratch (i.e. implement latest research in production)

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About The RealReal

EngineeringEngineers at The Realreal are exposed to the latest technology and a data-driven culture on a daily basis. Our team is friendly, helpful, collaborative, and building real solutions that are core to our business. We're tackling some exciting problems in the sustainable fashion space, such as using machine learning technology to authenticate consigned items as genuine, simplifying consignment logistics, personalizing recommendations, optimizing pricing, and much more! The RealReal is a global company and we recognize that great talent can live anywhere, that is why we are open to talent in all of North and South America for the majority of our Engineering roles. We're also one of the largest users of Elixir in the United States and The RealReal is an active participant in the Elixir community.Machine Learning & Data ScienceWe use cutting edge models solve problems in the computer vision, constrained optimization, and the personalization space. Our collaborative and high-caliber team directly impacts all areas of the business through the use of computer vision, machine learning, and big data tools. We are constantly evaluating the best tooling to use in MLOps to streamline our output.At The RealReal, we do full stack ML on the most interesting projects in a wide array of fields, always pushing the limits.ITWe believe that new technology allows us to look at a problem in a new light and possibly find a better solution to the issue at hand.Our IT team provides support for application, hardware, and networking issues for our eCommerce company.We are responsible for prioritizing mission critical tasks and coordinating the construction and expansion of our systems for a company, at scale.We build for the future, see around corners, and focus on automating current and future processes through scripting.